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USERRA: Kentucky

USERRA requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Author: Emily N. Litzinger, Fisher Phillips

Summary

  • The Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA) is a federal law that provides leave rights for public and private employees with military obligations. Kentucky law will apply in instances where it provides greater benefits, protections and/or rights than USERRA. See Kentucky Military Leave.
  • Kentucky law protects members of the National Guard. See Kentucky Military Leave.